Fernanda Andrade’s got next!
The 34-year-old Brazilian actress/model has been cast in the Fox drama pilot “neXt,” according to Variety.
She joins previously announced cast member Eve Harlow.
neXt is described as a fact-based thriller grounded in the latest A.I. research. It features a brilliant but paranoid former tech CEO who joins a Homeland Cybersecurity Agent and her team to stop the world’s first artificial intelligence crisis: the emergence of a rogue A.I. with the ability to continuously improve itself.
Andrade will play Shea, an FBIagent with the cybercrime division. Shea has overcome a troubled, sometimes violent past in her home country to become the youngest agent to run her own cyber division.
Andrade recently appeared in The First, NCIS: Los Angelesand Here and Now. She’ll also appear in Season 2 of Narcos: Mexicoon Netflix.
Her other television credits include Sons of Anarchy, Scorpionand Kingdom.
Manny Coto, who previously worked on Fox shows like 24 and 24: Legacy, will write and executive produce neXt. Twentieth Century Fox Televisionwill produce.